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Apr 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008
Length: 8 pages
To require the Federal Communications Commission to auction spectrum for a free and open access broadband service.
4/17/2008--Introduced.Wireless Internet Nationwide for Families Act of 2008 - Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to require the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to promote nationwide broadband competition through the use ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5846 — 110th Congress: Wireless Internet Nationwide for Families Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5846
“H.R. 5846 — 110th Congress: Wireless Internet Nationwide for Families Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5846>
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